Lady Wolverines Cruise Past Waynesburg
WAYNESBURG, PA, February 2, 2000 --Heather Gottshall (Valencia, PA/Knoch) recorded a career-high 15 points and 13 rebounds in her first collegiate start as Grove City eased past host Waynesburg, 65-35, in a Presidents' Athletic Conference match-up.
The Lady Wolverines, winners of two straight and six of eight, improved to 11-6 overall, 2-2 in the PAC. The Lady Yellow Jackets fell to 1-17, 0-4 PAC.
Kristina Dixon (Smethport, PA/Smethport) tied for high-point honors with 15 markers on 5-for-8 shooting. Lindsay Yeats (McLean, VA/Langley) and Christy Faller (Ijamsville, MD/Urbana) also scored in double figures with 10 points each. Yeats added nine boards and Kristy Kegg (Johnstown, PA/Ferndale) grabbed seven caroms. Stephanie Murphy (Munroe Falls, OH/Stow-Munroe Falls) had four assists.
Grove City led 28-21 at intermission, then held Waynesburg to 14 second-half points on 4-for-26 shooting (15.4%).
Gottshall started in place of Jackie Becker, who suffered an ankle sprain last Saturday at Pitt-Bradford. Becker, the team's leading scorer and rebounder, will find out Thursday whether she will be able to suit up Saturday when PAC front-runner Bethany visits GCC for a 2:00 p.m. tip-off.
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